This program offers an integrated, cross-disciplinary perspective that combines broad and rigorous training in the foundations of politics, philosophy and economics. Students will study insights from all three disciplines and examine current and future global challenges. This program equips students with versatile skills to address complex and challenging issues drawing on a historical, social, political and economic knowledge base. For more information, visit Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics (Hons) at UQ.
Economics; philosophy; politics.
For additional information about the admissions criteria for UQ and for this course, refer to UQ’s website.
English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C)
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Highest Rank to receive an offer
Median Rank to receive an offer
Lowest Rank to receive an offer
ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors
ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors
Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.
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Higher education study
Vocational Education and Training (VET) study
Work and life experience
Recent secondary education
Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank
Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered
Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor
Number of students
Percentage of all students
* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5
Graduates of this program are employable in analytical and decision-making positions in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors, in roles such as an economic or social analyst, policymaker, public commentator, political adviser, and as a leader in international affairs and the diplomatic services.
11 Jan 2024
4 years Full time or 8 years Part time